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Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883

Chronicles the destruction of Indonesian island of Krakatoa in 1883. This book describes how one island and its inhabitants were blasted out of existence and how colonial society was turned upside-down in a cataclysm.

Important places

Rakata Island (7)


Indonesia (484)

Other geographical areas

Java Sea (22)
Borneo (166)
Greater Sunda Islands (317)
Malay Archipelago (1,007)
South-Eastern Asia (2,613)